On April 28th, 2016, the Community Services Department issued a detailed press release with an update on closing the Myers Memorial Pool. The City chartered the ad hoc Winooski Pool Feasibility and Design Project Committee, whose goal was to assist in the selection of a vendor to complete a thorough Pool Replacement Feasibility and Scoping Study.
After receiving the final report from the Pool Feasibility and Conceptual Design study, Winooski City Council voted on November 6th, 2017 to allocate funds to support moving the project to a preliminary engineering phase. The engineering firm Weston and Sampson were selected to conduct this work.
On June 18th, 2018, Winooski City Council approved the warning and public hearing notice for the Myers Memorial Pool Renovation Project bond vote to be held in conjunction with the August 14th, 2018 primary election.
On Tuesday, August 14, 2018, the voters of Winooski voted on and approved the Myers Memorial Pool Renovation Project bond.
On December 17th, 2018, the Department of Public Works presented a design development project update for Council review.
To learn more about or volunteer with the Winooski Myers Memorial Pool Foundation, visit https://winooskipool.com
To support the Myers Memorial Pool Foundation's fundraising efforts, visit https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/kenneth-myers-memorial-pool-foundation-vermont